Guide To The 'Escape From Alcatraz Triathalon'Its grueling course begins with a 1.5-mile swim from a boat off of Alcatraz, transitions to an 18-mile bike ride and concludes with an 8-mile run that includes a 400-step Equinox sand ladder. Join in on rubbing it in the faces of those would-be escapees, or just watch from the sidelines — this year's race may be the best ever...
Texas Man Wins 2016 Bay To Breakers In San FranciscoThe race began near the Embarcadero around 8 a.m. and finished at Ocean Beach.
Best Spring 2016 Races In San FranciscoFive of the best upcoming spring races include the Bay to Breakers, one of the largest and most famous races in the world...
Morgan Hill Triathlete Club Leader Arrested For Child MolestationThe owner of the Morgan Hill triathlete organization, Wolf Pak, was arrested Monday for alleged child molestation at his business.
Growing Evidence Suggests Endurance Athletes Are Pushing Hearts To The Breaking PointThey may look like the fittest of the fit, but there are increasing signs that some endurance athletes are destroying their hearts by pushing them too hard.
SF Marathon Events To Divert Traffic Beginning Midnight SundayThe San Francisco Marathon has been newly anointed as a sanctioned USA Track & Field qualifier race for the 2016 Olympic Team Trials.
Bay To Breakers 2015: Everything You Need To Enjoy It Or Avoid ItThousands of elite athletes and fun-seekers will take to the streets of San Francisco for the annual running of the Bay to Breakers</a> foot race this Sunday.
San Jose Installs Metal Fence To Deter Runners, Partiers On Popular StaircaseThe city of San Jose has created a bottleneck by installing a chain link fence on a staircase popular for exercise in an effort to cut down on foot traffic and noise.
Half Marathon Draws People From 34 States To Run In OaklandThe Oakland Running Festival is this Sunday! Over 10,000 participants of all ages and abilities from more than 34 states and 8 foreign countries will be running and walking through the streets of Oakland.
$25,000 Blade-Style Prosthetic Leg Stolen From Paralympian's Car In San FranciscoA Paralympian sprinter’s blade-style prosthetic was stolen out of his car in San Francisco’s Mission District, and he needs it to compete for next year's games in Rio De Janeiro.
Man Spells Out 'Hire Me' On GPS Running App After Applying To San Francisco CompanyA San Francisco job seeker ran eight miles to show a GPS-based running app company how much he wanted to work for them.
San Francisco Man Close To Finishing 7 Marathons On 7 Continents In 7 DaysThrough snow, rain and jetlag, a San Francisco man is one race away from completing seven marathons in seven days on seven continents.